10 things you may not know about Shina Peters’ son, Clarence Peters

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  • Here are ten quick facts about the son of Afro-Juju maestro Shina Peters and Nollywood actress Clarion Chukwura.

    M.I, Clarence Peters and Naeto C on set of the 'Bartender' video shoot
M.I, Clarence Peters and Naeto C on set of the ‘Bartender’ video shoot. Photo: FIled

Clarence Peters is a renowned music video director whose name is synonymous with top quality musical videos and is responsible for the visuals of our favourite songs.

Here are ten quick facts about the son of Afro-Juju maestro Shina Peters and Nollywood actress Clarion Chukwura – courtesy of Nigerian music label, Taurus Music

  1. He graduated from City Varsity, in Cape Town, SA. He majored in Cinematography
 Clarence Peters
Clarence Peters with Sound Sultan.

2. He is the founder and CEO of Capital Hill Records which was Chidinma’s label

Chidinma and Clarence Peters.
Chidinma and Clarence Peters.

3. He was ranked 2nd on Channel O’s Top 10 Most Visionary Music Video Directors list

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4. He shot the music video for television soap opera – Shuga’s theme song by Banky W, Wizkid, L-Tido and Bon-Eye

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5. Clarence has directed a number of music videos for foreign music stars including ‘Mafeelings’ by Kenyan female singer Dela

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6. He admires Steven Spielberg – a multiple Oscar award winner viewed as one of the most popular directors and producers in film history.

Steven Spielberg is awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by Barack Obama in November 2015 Credit: EPA

                                         Steven Spielberg is awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by Barack Obama in November 2015 Credit: EPA

7. Clarence shot ‘Run My Race’ by Burna Boy

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8. ‘Johnny’ by Yemi Alade was directed by this same gentleman

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9. Another video that showcases the skills of cinematographer is ‘Aye’ by Davido

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10. ‘Ada Ada’ by Flavour was also directed and shot by Clarence

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